Rafael Rodriguez-Mercado, MD, FAANS, FACS - University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus  - Professor Neurosurgery

Rafael Rodriguez-Mercado

MD, FAANS, FACS

University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus

Professor Neurosurgery

San Juan , Puerto Rico | United States

Additional Specialties: Neurosurgery and Endovascular Neurosurgery

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Rafael Rodriguez-Mercado, MD, FAANS, FACS - University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus  - Professor Neurosurgery

Rafael Rodriguez-Mercado

MD, FAANS, FACS

Introduction

Primary Affiliation: University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus - San Juan , Puerto Rico , United States

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Education

Jun 1997
State University of New York at Buffalo
Fellowship
Endovascular Neurosurgery
Jul 1995
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
Residency
Neurological Surgery
Jun 1989
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
Intership
General Surgery
Jun 1988
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
MD

Publications

23Publications

1334Reads

426Profile Views

112PubMed Central Citations

Effect of Advanced Age on Stereotactic Radiosurgery Outcomes for Brain Arteriovenous Malformations: A Multicenter Matched Cohort Study.

World Neurosurg 2018 Nov 30;119:e429-e440. Epub 2018 Jul 30.

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2018.07.178DOI Listing
November 2018
38 Reads
2.420 Impact Factor

Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Pediatric Versus Adult Brain Arteriovenous Malformations.

Stroke 2018 08;49(8):1939-1945

From the Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville (C.-J.C., J.P.S.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.022052DOI Listing
August 2018
20 Reads
5.723 Impact Factor

Stereotactic radiosurgery for cerebellar arteriovenous malformations: an international multicenter study.

J Neurosurg 2017 Sep 30;127(3):512-521. Epub 2016 Sep 30.

Department of Neurosurgery and Gamma-Knife Center, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2016.7.JNS161208DOI Listing
September 2017
116 Reads
3.740 Impact Factor

Radiosurgery for Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations in A Randomized Trial of Unruptured Brain Arteriovenous Malformations (ARUBA)-Eligible Patients: A Multicenter Study.

Stroke 2016 Feb 10;47(2):342-9. Epub 2015 Dec 10.

From the Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville (D.D., R.M.S., J.P.S.); Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA (H.K., L.D.L.); Division of Neurosurgery, Centre de recherché du CHUS, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada (D.M.); Department of Neurosurgery, New York University Langone Medical Center (P.H., D.K.); Section of Neurological Surgery, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico (C.F., R.R.-M., L.A.); Department of Radiation Oncology, Beaumont Health System, Royal Oak, MI (I.S.G.); and Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH (D.S., M.A., S.M., G.H.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.011400DOI Listing
February 2016
49 Reads
5 Citations
5.723 Impact Factor

Burden of stroke in Puerto Rico.

Int J Stroke 2015 Jan 20;10(1):117-9. Epub 2014 Aug 20.

FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1111/ijs.12350
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijs.12350DOI Listing
January 2015
23 Reads
6 Citations
3.833 Impact Factor

Color-coded digital subtraction angiography in the management of a rare case of middle cerebral artery pure arterial malformation. A technical and case report.

Interv Neuroradiol 2014 Dec 5;20(6):715-21. Epub 2014 Dec 5.

Department of Surgery-Neurosurgery Section, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences Campus; San Juan, Puerto Rico - Neuroendovascular Surgery and Stroke Program, Puerto Rico Medical Services Administration; San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4295243PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.15274/INR-2014-10086DOI Listing
December 2014
69 Reads
2 Citations
0.730 Impact Factor

Arteriovenous fistula presenting as a failed hearing test.

Am J Otolaryngol 2014 May-Jun;35(3):449-51. Epub 2013 Dec 24.

Neurosurgery, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2013.12.010DOI Listing
December 2014
32 Reads
1.080 Impact Factor

Acute neuronal injury and blood genomic profiles in a nonhuman primate model for ischemic stroke.

Comp Med 2012 Oct;62(5):427-38

Department of Neurosurgery, Caribbean Primate Research Center, Animal Resources Center, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3472608PMC
October 2012
24 Reads
7 Citations
0.760 Impact Factor

Long-term results of enterprise stent-assisted coiling of cerebral aneurysms.

Neurosurgery 2012 Aug;71(2):239-44; discussion 244

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0b013e3182571953DOI Listing
August 2012
38 Reads
20 Citations
3.620 Impact Factor

Extracranial carotid artery stenting: the Puerto Rico medical center endovascular neurosurgery service experience.

P R Health Sci J 2011 Jun;30(2):69-72

Section of Neurological Surgery Neuroendovascular Surgery Program, Department of Surgery, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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June 2011
64 Reads
0.670 Impact Factor

A proposal for a new arteriovenous malformation grading scale for neuroendovascular procedures and literature review.

P R Health Sci J 2010 Jun;29(2):117-20

Department of Surgery, Section of Neurological Surgery Neuroendovascular Surgery Program.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3101505PMC
June 2010
128 Reads
3 Citations
0.670 Impact Factor

Defining the risk of retreatment for aneurysm recurrence or residual after initial treatment by endovascular coiling: a multicenter study.

Neurosurgery 2009 Aug;65(2):311-5; discussion 315

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute, Mayfield Clinic, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0515, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/01.NEU.0000349922.05350.96DOI Listing
August 2009
38 Reads
6 Citations
3.620 Impact Factor

Treatment of intracranial aneurysms with the Enterprise stent: a multicenter registry.

J Neurosurg 2009 Jan;110(1):35-9

Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3171/2008.7.JNS08322DOI Listing
January 2009
19 Reads
33 Citations
3.740 Impact Factor

Evaluation of pediatric patients with vascular malformations managed with endovascular and radiosurgical techniques using a modified Rankin Disability Scale.

P R Health Sci J 2008 Mar;27(1):27-33

Department of Surgery, Section of Neurological Surgery, Neuroendovascular Surgery Program, University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan.

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March 2008
44 Reads
0.670 Impact Factor

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University of Virginia

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Inga S Grills
Inga S Grills

William Beaumont Hospital

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Douglas Kondziolka
Douglas Kondziolka

University of Pittsburgh

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David Mathieu
David Mathieu

Université de Sherbrooke

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Hideyuki Kano
Hideyuki Kano

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

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Mahmoud Abbassy
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Rose Ella Burkhardt Brain Tumor and Neuro-oncology Center

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Symeon Missios

Cleveland Clinic

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Dale Ding
Dale Ding

University of Virginia

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Caleb Feliciano
Caleb Feliciano

University of Puerto Rico

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